Garry “Tiga” Derolus
Hometown: Fonds-Verrettes, Haiti
Tiga, 26, studied philosophy at the Institut de Philosophie Saint François de Sales in Port-au-Prince from 2019 to 2022. He worked at Holy Cross School in Fonds-Verettes as a substitute teacher, as well as a bursar and disciplinary officer for two years. He was introduced to the Jesuits in 2018 through his spiritual director Fr. Stanley Charles, SJ. Tiga taught catechism at Collège Saint-Ignace, which also nourished his desire to join the Society of Jesus. He enjoys listening to music.